To add a Canvas rubric to a Turnitin assignment:
1) Open Assignments
2) Add Assignment
Click the +Add Assignment button
3) Add Assignment Details
In the Assignment Name field, create a name for the assignment. In the Description field, enter the details, requirements and instructions for the assignment. In the Points field, enter the assignment point value. Select the Assignment Group and Display Grade method.
4) Select Submission Type
In the Submission Type drop-down menu, select the No Submission option.
5) Edit Due and Availability Dates
Set due or availability dates for the assignment. These dates appear throughout Canvas like regular assignments. By default, Canvas will set your assignment dates for everyone in your course. Create a due date for the assignment in the Due Date field. The option to add Availability dates, a date and time when students can no long submit the assignment is open.
Note: If you set an "Unit date" for the assignment, students will not be able to access the tool to view their feedback.
6) Save Assignment
Click the Save button
7) Select the Assignment
Select Add Rubric button in bottom left-hand corner.
8) Create Rubric
In the Title field, create a name for the rubric. In the Criteria field, fill in the description of criterions students will be graded on. By selecting the +Criterion button, more fields will be added to the rubric. In the Ratings field, fill in descriptions of different ratings along with point values. To use this rubric for grading the assignment Turnitin, check-mark in the box next to "Use this rubric for assignment grading".
Note: To use a previously created rubric, click the button "Find a Rubric"
9) Select Edit
Select Edit in the top right-hand corner to re-edit the assignment.
10) Edit Submission Type
In the Submission Type drop-down menu, select the External Tool option.
11) Find External Tool
Click the Find button.
12) Configure External Tool
Select the Turnitin LTI tool. If you want the assignment to load in a new tab, click the Load in a new tab checkbox. Click the Select button.
13) Save Assignment
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